David Petrarca Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 08 Aug, 2021
Facts of David Petrarca
Date of Birth: 1965 , November-10
Age: 55 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name David Petrarca
Birth Name David Petrarca
Nick Name Petrarca
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Warwick, Rhode Island
Ethnicity White
Profession Director
Working For Boardwalk Empire, Game of Thrones, Big Love, Hung
Salary $700k-$1m
Famous for Boardwalk Empire, Game of Thrones, Big Love, Hung
Special Title Chicagoan Of The Year
Movies Those Who Kill, Drop Dead Diva, Eli Stone, Everwood
TV Show Boardwalk Empire, Game of Thrones, Big Love, Hung
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American director and producer, David Petrarca is best known for his directorial venture including HBO's Boardwalk EmpireGame of ThronesBig LoveHung, and True Blood. He also worked as an executive producer on  ABC series, Eli Stone, and the Lifetime series, Drop Dead Diva

Early Life And Career Of David Petrarca

David Petrarca was born on November 10, 1965, in Warwick, Rhode Island, U.S. His zodiac sign is Scorpio which defines his personality to be resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn and a true friend. 

Petrarca attended the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. He graduated from Northwestern University and worked for New York Stage and Film and the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference.

David Petrarca started his directorial career in 1985. He directed at the  Goodman Theatre in Chicago from 1988 until 2005. He also served as a television executive director for drama TV film, Everwood in 2004. In 2002, he directed the musical A Year With Frog And Toad on Boardway which earned three Tony Awards nomination.     

Petrarca received  1996 Joseph Jefferson Award for "The House of Martin Guerre". He also won Dora Mavor Moore Award for Best Director of a Musical for The House Of Martin Guerre in 1998. 

Some of his popular TV directorial ventures include  Boardwalk EmpireGame of ThronesBig LoveHung,  True Blood, Warrior, Jessica Jones, State of Mind and many more. He is also known for his theater work such as Design for LivingThe House of Martin GuerreMarvin's RoomRichard IITwelfth Night.                   

David Petrarca's Net Worth

David Petrarca is one of the undeniable talents in Hollywood. He earns between $750k-$1 million per episode for his directorial work in TV series. Considering his career growth his estimated net worth is in million dollars.    

David Petrarca's Personal Life

David Petrarca is possibly single at the moment, he is quite confidential when it comes to his private life. He prefers to talk less about his relationship status to media. No news of him dating or having a girlfriend has been heard. 

He is one of those Hollywood stars who kept them away from the influence of social media.  In 1996, he was named "Chicagoan of the Year" by the Chicago Tribune.